Kansas City’s Big 12 Run

Race Stats

  • Location: Grand Blvd between Sprint Center and Power and Light District
  • Length: 12k
  • Start time: 8am
  • End time: 12pm
  • Date: 03-10-2018
  • Beneficiary: Kansas City Sports Commission and Foundation
  • Day of event Phone: 816-701-9143
  • Day of event contact: Dave Borchardt
  • Race Director Name: Dave Borchardt
  • Race Director Email:dborchardt@sportkc.org
  • No. of Participants: 1700
  • Race Website: kcbig12run.com
  • Link to Map:

Race Route

12K Course:
Start at 12th Street and Grand Blvd heading north, east on 8th Street, south on Holmes, east on Truman Road (eastbound lanes), south on Woodland, west on 18th Street, north on Highland, west on 17th Terrace, south on The Paseo (southbound lanes), west on 31st Street, north on Holmes, west on 30th Street, northwest on McGree Trafficway, north on Gillham Road, west on Pershing Rd (westbound lanes), north on Grand Blvd, east on Truman Road (eastbound lanes), north on Oak, west on 9th Street, south on Grand Blvd to finish at 12th Street.

5K Course:
Start at 12th Street and Grand Blvd heading north, east on 8th Street, south on Holmes, west on 18th Street, north on Grand Blvd, east on Truman Road (eastbound lanes), north on Oak, west on 9th Street, south on Grand Blvd to finish at 12th Street.

1 Mile Course:
Start at 12th Street and Grand Blvd heading north, east on 9th Street, north on Locust, west on 8th Street, south on Grand Blvd to finish at 12th Street.

About This Race

Kick off March basketball by participating in Kansas City’s Big 12 Run. The course begins and ends in the heart of downtown Kansas City. Choose from the 1 mile, 5K, or 12K or run the 1 mile plus either the 5K or 12K. Runners of all experience levels are encouraged to participate in this family-friendly event. Strollers are welcome for the 1 mile and 5K race. All 12K and 5K participants will receive a finisher's medal.

Celebrate college basketball and wear your team’s colors for this fun running event